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Reference Department

Library Hours / Sims 143 / Contact Dayne Sherman / 985-549-3965

The Reference Department is located on the first floor of Sims Memorial Library. The Department's mission is to provide assistance and instruction to members of the Southeastern Louisiana University community.

The Reference Desk is staffed all hours that the library is open to assist patrons with research as well as with the use of library resources. Reference Librarians also provide assistance by phone (985-549-2027), text messaging (985-222-2377), e-mail and appointment during library hours and by chat, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week (Ask A Librarian).

Services | Staff




Name Title Phone Room
Dayne Sherman Interim Head of Reference and Instruction/Coordinator of User Education 985-549-3965 Sims 130
Andrea Alexander Reference/Instruction Librarian 985-549-5055 Sims 231
Angie Balius Reference/Outreach and
Media Librarian
985-549-3898 Sims 133
Ryan Castillo Reference/Instruction Librarian 985-549-3970 Sims 232
Leslie Davis  Public Service Supervisor 985-549-2033 Sims 132
John Kelly Evening Reference Librarian 985-549-3966 Sims 131
Lauren Rhodes Reference/Instruction Librarian 985-549-5056 Sims 134
Elizabeth Sanders Library Science 102 Coordinator 985-549-5935 Sims 345